Fuso Truck Recall
Mitsubishi Fuso and Bus Japan
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Defect: Fuel tanks and drive shafts detaching, parking brakes failing and steering wheels not working ...
Background: MMC found 41 defects since october 1992 that could lead to accidents; only four had been reported to the transport ministry. 21 accidents were caused by these defects and in nine cases, secret repairs were made.
A : Defect could directly lead to accidents. : Could lead to fuel tanks falling off and drive shaft detaching while the auto is in motion (26)
B : Defect could indirectly lead to accident. : .. (15)
C : Little risk of accidents
D : Were subject to past recalls, but they require further safety testing
E : Involves defects in parts that are used by other automakers.
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(Last Updated: June 8, 2004.)
93 defects including fuel tanks and drive shafts detaching, parking brakes failing and steering wheels not working.
Fuso Large Trucks